Country Incident – Vegetation Fire

Last Update: 9/4/2019 @ 10:49

Location: Highway 193 and Penobscot Rd, east of Cool
Lat/Long: [38.902821, -120.935299]

Date Started: 9/3/2019
Current Acreage: 85 acres
Percent Contained: 30%
Cause: Under Investigation
Fuel Type: Grass
Georgetown Fire Resources at scene: ALL Georgetown units have been released from the incident.

Forward spread stopped.

Evacuation orders remain in place. Evacuation Center is at the Cool Community Church, 863 Cave Valley Rd, Cool, CA 95614. For the most current information on evacuations, visit the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office at

For current updates, visit Cal Fires Incident Page

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